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The Resource The road to relativity : the history and meaning of Einstein's "The foundation of general relativity" featuring the original manuscript of Einstein's masterpiece, Hanoch Gutfreund & Jürgen Renn

The road to relativity : the history and meaning of Einstein's "The foundation of general relativity" featuring the original manuscript of Einstein's masterpiece, Hanoch Gutfreund & Jürgen Renn

Label
The road to relativity : the history and meaning of Einstein's "The foundation of general relativity" featuring the original manuscript of Einstein's masterpiece
Title
The road to relativity
Title remainder
the history and meaning of Einstein's "The foundation of general relativity" featuring the original manuscript of Einstein's masterpiece
Statement of responsibility
Hanoch Gutfreund & Jürgen Renn
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
OU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gutfreund, Hanoch
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC173.6
LC item number
.G88 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Renn, Jürgen
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Einstein, Albert
  • General relativity (Physics)
  • Allgemeine Relativitätstheorie
  • Interpretation
Label
The road to relativity : the history and meaning of Einstein's "The foundation of general relativity" featuring the original manuscript of Einstein's masterpiece, Hanoch Gutfreund & Jürgen Renn
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The charm of a manuscript -- Einstein's intellectual odyssey to general relativity -- The annotated manuscript -- Notes to the annotation pages -- Postscript: the drama continues -- A chronology of the genesis of general relativity and its formative years -- Physicists, mathematicians, and philosophers relevant to Einstein's thinking -- Further reading -- English translation of "The foundation of the general theory of relativity" -- English translation of "Hamilton's principle and the general theory of relativity."
Control code
902852854
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xviii, 237 pages
Isbn
9780691162539
Lccn
2014027854
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)902852854
Label
The road to relativity : the history and meaning of Einstein's "The foundation of general relativity" featuring the original manuscript of Einstein's masterpiece, Hanoch Gutfreund & Jürgen Renn
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The charm of a manuscript -- Einstein's intellectual odyssey to general relativity -- The annotated manuscript -- Notes to the annotation pages -- Postscript: the drama continues -- A chronology of the genesis of general relativity and its formative years -- Physicists, mathematicians, and philosophers relevant to Einstein's thinking -- Further reading -- English translation of "The foundation of the general theory of relativity" -- English translation of "Hamilton's principle and the general theory of relativity."
Control code
902852854
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xviii, 237 pages
Isbn
9780691162539
Lccn
2014027854
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)902852854

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